This investigation was triggered by the finding of a pair of 1946 aerial photographs of St Bees. This led to to Tony Pennick carrying out a comparison to determine the extent of coastal erosion on the cliffs bordering the Golf Course between the Seacote Hotel at one end and Sea Mill at the other.
The link below leads to Tony Pennick’s paper on the subject.
(Please note – file is approx 1.5Mb.).
Coastal erosion at St Bees 1864 – 2006.